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An introduction to using data in Journalism
In this lesson you will learn:
1. What a Google Sheets header row is and how to manipulate it
2. How to check the format of your data
3. How to make a copy of the original data.
Tegan Bedser is a project manager for training and editorial projects at Media Hack Collective (MHC).
As a journalist, you interview a lot of people for your stories; you should interview your data as if you were interviewing a person. In this course you will learn how to view, edit, and organise data in spreadsheets to inform the questions that your journalism output aims to answer.